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Docherty, John F.

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 6,359
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,358
Ratio of total words to unique words - 4.683
Tagged as LAL (General Central) dialect.
Top ten most common words - an, the, wis, a, in, tae, they, it, ah, ma,

List of texts in corpus

Lallans 82 - Lang Summer Days Pairt 2
Lallans Magazine (2013-03-01 ) in Central dialect, categorised as prose (4,253 words)
Lallans 81 - Lang Summer Days
Lallans Magazine (2012 ) in Central dialect, categorised as prose (2,106 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
an3365283.85
the3154953.61
wis1732720.55
a1562453.22
in1231934.27
tae1211902.81
they1071682.65
it951493.95
ah931462.49
ma731147.98
that661037.9
wir60943.54
he60943.54
e58912.09
we53833.46
thir51802.01
wid48754.84
ye47739.11
o47739.11
up46723.38
had46723.38
says41644.76
she38597.58
thim38597.58
jist37581.85
larry34534.68
fur34534.68
whin33518.95
back32503.22
at32503.22
me31487.5
oot31487.5
here29456.05
said29456.05
wi29456.05
aw28440.32
wan28440.32
aboot28440.32
but27424.6
doon26408.87
wee25393.14
bit25393.14
this24377.42
es24377.42
or23361.69
git23361.69
on23361.69
so22345.97
whit22345.97
if21330.24
sometimes21330.24
thomas21330.24
go21330.24
hoose20314.51
could20314.51
as20314.51
no20314.51
be19298.79
ae19298.79
deid18283.06
sidney18283.06
wint18283.06
niver18283.06
uncle18283.06
fae17267.34
see17267.34
used17267.34
then16251.61
folk16251.61
day15235.89
gaun15235.89
away15235.89
don't15235.89
oan14220.16
how14220.16
thing14220.16
efter14220.16
because14220.16
gemma14220.16
big14220.16
even13204.43
think13204.43
faither13204.43
us13204.43
it's13204.43
say13204.43
time13204.43
night12188.71
been12188.71
mammy12188.71
know12188.71
got12188.71
grannie11172.98
jings11172.98
men11172.98
two11172.98
well11172.98
things11172.98
war11172.98
tommy11172.98
get11172.98
brithers10157.26
intae10157.26
put10157.26
took10157.26
through10157.26
im10157.26
like10157.26
ur10157.26
cam10157.26
him10157.26
daddy10157.26
went10157.26
her10157.26
before9141.53
table9141.53
ower9141.53
dae9141.53
naw9141.53
saw9141.53
long9141.53
door9141.53
and8125.81
er8125.81
widnae8125.81
hes8125.81
great8125.81
didnae8125.81
ye're8125.81
drunk8125.81
again8125.81
walk8125.81
you8125.81
awright8125.81
comin8125.81
hid8125.81
really8125.81
thair8125.81
auntie8125.81
lalor8125.81
bad7110.08
fight7110.08
cause7110.08
is7110.08
ah'm7110.08
cannae7110.08
aye7110.08
much7110.08
eyes7110.08
that's7110.08
pat7110.08
mither7110.08
kevin7110.08
good7110.08
road7110.08
tell7110.08
gave7110.08
ah'll7110.08
mibbe694.35
durin694.35
place694.35
talk694.35
hauns694.35
french694.35
holy694.35
uncles694.35
stey694.35
wanted694.35
hiv694.35
mary694.35
watter694.35
oor694.35
sayin694.35
they'd694.35
talking694.35
next694.35
roon694.35
grampa694.35
come694.35
some694.35
room694.35
mean694.35
there694.35
i694.35
somebody694.35
sarah694.35
sat694.35
to694.35
ir578.63
wisnae578.63
must578.63
hae578.63
sidney's578.63
did578.63
ship578.63
happy578.63
cim578.63
wullyum578.63
were578.63
couldnae578.63
sojers578.63
seen578.63
face578.63
taur578.63
by578.63
forget578.63
sleep578.63
wummin578.63
kinna578.63
aff578.63
peter578.63
fightin578.63
right578.63
for578.63
mad578.63
bi578.63
are578.63
germans578.63
wey578.63
sittin578.63
ain578.63
hame578.63
feart578.63
hope578.63
play578.63
fact578.63
noo578.63
loat578.63
came578.63
laugh578.63
book578.63
worry578.63
left578.63
boayes578.63
stoap462.9
coorse462.9
side462.9
whir462.9
cuidnae462.9
young462.9
worst462.9
quite462.9
something462.9
thoat462.9
funny462.9
lannot462.9
setterday462.9
while462.9
of462.9
voice462.9
och462.9
warnock462.9
michael462.9
ferm462.9
anither462.9
feet462.9
muscles462.9
heid462.9
three462.9
awa462.9
heard462.9
knew462.9
paris462.9
started462.9
spoke462.9
lik462.9
fun462.9
tricks462.9
kept462.9
man462.9
shoutin462.9
them462.9
look462.9
days462.9
never462.9
work462.9
his462.9
terrible462.9
might462.9
pit462.9
thae462.9
everybody462.9
goad462.9
country462.9
black462.9
daphne462.9
lookin462.9
bed462.9
naebdy462.9
managed462.9
et347.18
james347.18
want347.18
pushed347.18
pictures347.18
than347.18
she's347.18
wunner347.18
atlas347.18
charles347.18
take347.18
talked347.18
worried347.18
sent347.18
anywey347.18
very347.18
friday347.18
angry347.18
remember347.18
coarner347.18
hair347.18
nae347.18
mair347.18
help347.18
silence347.18
nuhin347.18
tap347.18
claes347.18
disnae347.18
ither347.18
smell347.18
money347.18
teeth347.18
bein347.18
best347.18
ony347.18
run347.18
strong347.18
russians347.18
stuck347.18
hoo347.18
happened347.18
ghost347.18
dunn347.18
we'll347.18
wurd347.18
asked347.18
barra347.18
still347.18
hoat347.18
gae347.18
these347.18
daein347.18
goat347.18
forest347.18
c'mon347.18
heypen347.18
uffa347.18
matthew347.18
family347.18
breid347.18
survived347.18
weerin347.18
else347.18
months347.18
ages347.18
smile347.18
boots347.18
fell347.18
looked347.18
liked347.18
quiet347.18
doors347.18
under347.18
reservation347.18
staunin347.18
mother347.18
yir347.18
dunkirk347.18
priest347.18
caul347.18
recipes347.18
alang347.18
fire347.18
outside347.18
tellt347.18
chair347.18
rest347.18
freezing347.18
can347.18
alwis231.45
bide231.45
smilin231.45
called231.45
ayrshire231.45
laughed231.45
sauce231.45
settled231.45
mrs231.45
week231.45
coupla231.45
ingrid231.45
father231.45
minds231.45
make231.45
shouldnae231.45
bergman231.45
sae231.45
chapel231.45
show231.45
wean231.45
we're231.45
miss231.45
letters231.45
prood231.45
wirnae231.45
faur231.45
open231.45
who231.45
pitchforks231.45
smart231.45
gestapo231.45
brushed231.45
spit231.45
ss231.45
suits231.45
south231.45
hut231.45
spanish231.45
luik231.45
pain231.45
pass231.45
finally231.45
rainin231.45
aye'231.45
words231.45
without231.45
mick231.45
brocht231.45
stair231.45
faa231.45
year231.45
met231.45
minit231.45
each231.45
apart231.45
toon231.45
haudin231.45
nineteen231.45
gaein231.45
name231.45
thirty231.45
shoap231.45
lovely231.45
masel231.45
here's231.45
thin231.45
yin231.45
gin231.45
argument231.45
kitchen231.45
shout231.45
our231.45
serious231.45
de231.45
movin231.45
acroas231.45
ah'd231.45
tatties231.45
screamin231.45
drink231.45
e'd231.45
smiling231.45
she'll231.45
dinner231.45
whair231.45
needed231.45
sumhin231.45
son231.45
shook231.45
getting231.45
calm231.45
shakin231.45
it'll231.45
playing231.45
what's231.45
thir's231.45
windae231.45
cards231.45
have231.45
caird231.45
annoyed231.45
joke231.45
yis231.45
will231.45
few231.45
showin231.45
tuttin231.45
better231.45
greetin231.45
onyhin231.45
gaunnae231.45
wirsels231.45
reading231.45
experiences231.45
lang231.45
threw231.45
only231.45
lea231.45
years231.45
weeks231.45
telling231.45
different231.45
cologne231.45
bedspread231.45
tea231.45
steyed231.45
grampa's231.45
cover231.45
broon231.45
gup231.45
pal231.45
twice231.45
hit231.45
torpedoes231.45
tam231.45
houston231.45
sight231.45
cousins231.45
god231.45
cid231.45
murmansk231.45
esel231.45
london231.45
boathered231.45
hud231.45
beat231.45
coast231.45
norwegian231.45
youse231.45
hunner231.45
should've231.45
wait231.45
blokes231.45
weel231.45
he's231.45
jokes231.45
especially231.45
kin231.45
eat231.45
first231.45
highlanders231.45
gordon231.45
luvved231.45
slip231.45
upstairs231.45
mark231.45
made231.45
broad231.45
driver231.45
fitba231.45
killed231.45
played231.45
stanes231.45
date231.45
suit231.45
spread231.45
sense231.45
mind231.45
german231.45
dead231.45
shore231.45
handsome231.45
loved231.45
worse231.45
white231.45
always231.45
trick231.45
fantastic231.45
hard231.45
telegram231.45
burst231.45
cuid231.45
curly231.45
thick231.45
life231.45
thegither231.45
straight231.45
humour231.45
italy231.45
was231.45
anything231.45
write231.45
gettin231.45
lifted231.45
laughin231.45
bring231.45
move231.45
street231.45
against231.45
wurds231.45
walked231.45
pairt231.45
chap231.45
english231.45
along231.45
wa231.45
summer231.45
couple231.45
til231.45
shooder231.45
kitbag231.45
wheels231.45
ella231.45
alive231.45
thank231.45
uniform231.45
av231.45
dinnae231.45
pavement231.45
polis231.45
unnerstaun231.45